Meal Kits or Meal Crypts?

Meal kits aren’t fool proof. They often take longer than advertised. Or, in the hands of faux chefs, don’t turn out as intended. By Gary Stibel Meal kits are the latest in a long line of food and beverage misadventures, from clear cola to diet wine that could have been prevented if more discussion in […]

Meal Kits or Meal Crypts?

Meal kits aren’t fool proof. They often take longer than advertised. Or, in the hands of faux chefs, don’t turn out as intended. By Gary Stibel Meal kits are the latest in a long line of food and beverage misadventures, from clear cola to diet wine that could have been prevented if more discussion in […]

Krispy Krunchy Chicken, New Orleans Pelicans Partner

Krispy Krunchy Chicken becomes official fried chicken of New Orleans Pelicans. Krispy Krunchy Chicken, one of the nation’s fastest quick-service foodservice concepts, has formed a five-year marketing partnership with the New Orleans Pelicans NBA Basketball Team. As part of the deal, Krispy Krunchy Chicken has not only become the Official Fried Chicken of the New […]

Krispy Krunchy Chicken, New Orleans Pelicans Partner

Krispy Krunchy Chicken becomes official fried chicken of New Orleans Pelicans. Krispy Krunchy Chicken, one of the nation’s fastest quick-service foodservice concepts, has formed a five-year marketing partnership with the New Orleans Pelicans NBA Basketball Team. As part of the deal, Krispy Krunchy Chicken has not only become the Official Fried Chicken of the New […]

Krispy Krunchy Chicken, New Orleans Pelicans Partner

Krispy Krunchy Chicken becomes official fried chicken of New Orleans Pelicans. Krispy Krunchy Chicken, one of the nation’s fastest quick-service foodservice concepts, has formed a five-year marketing partnership with the New Orleans Pelicans NBA Basketball Team. As part of the deal, Krispy Krunchy Chicken has not only become the Official Fried Chicken of the New […]

Cold Brew Coffee Pods

Heartland Food Products Group is launching JAVA HOUSE Authentic Cold Brew Coffee. JAVA HOUSE dual-use liquid pods allow consumers to enjoy cold brew coffee served hot or cold. The pods are now available for consumer purchase at retailers nationwide. In addition, JAVA HOUSE is announcing the availability of its pods for brand licensing, kicking off […]

IDDBA Announces Officers, Board of Directors

Rick Findlay becomes chairman of the board. The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA) announced the 2018-19 Officers and Board of Directors at its Annual Business Meeting, held recently in Rosemont, Ill. Rick Findlay, vice president of fresh, Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, assumes the role of the association’s chairman of the Board. He has served […]

Subway Partners to Offer Delivery

Subway is the latest company to offer delivery to today’s time-starved customers. Subway restaurants are partnering with DoorDash, Grubhub, Postmates and Uber Eats to deliver its craveable sandwiches, wraps and salads across the U.S. “Delivery is more than just giving our guests a way to order the sandwiches they want,” says Michael Lang, Subway’s senior director […]

Thin Pizza Crust

Now c-stores can offer thin pizza crust. Rich’s Foodservice, is expanding its popular Fresh ’N Ready portfolio by adding Thin Oven-Rising Sheeted Pizza Dough. As the only thin freezer-to-oven dough in the industry, this new addition to the Fresh ‘N Ready portfolio will satisfy the 41% of Americans who call themselves thin pizza crust lovers […]